Nanoscience News

03/15/2017

New Materials Could Turn Water into the Fuel of the Future

A new materials discovery approach puts solar fuels on the fast track to commercial viability

03/09/2017

Group Blazes Path To Efficient, Eco-Friendly Deep-Ultraviolet LED

A Cornell research group has created a smaller, more earth-friendly alternative to tradition deep-UV lamps.

03/08/2017

Researchers Demonstrate New Type of Laser

Researchers demonstrate an on-chip microwave laser based on a fundamental property of superconductivity, the AC Josephson effect.

02/17/2017

Cells Divide By ‘Bricklaying On Moving Scaffolding’

An international team of researchers discovers how cells cut themselves into two daughter cells.

02/06/2017

Water Sensor Moves From Basic Research to Promising Business

New sensor tells growers when their plants need irrigation with accurate, real-time readings at reasonable cost.

01/20/2017

A Toolkit For Transformable Materials

How to design materials with reprogrammable shape and function 

01/19/2017

Nurturing Nanoscience

The past, present, and future contributions of Caltech's intellectual hub for nanoscience.

01/17/2017

Rice to Host Visionary Kavli Meetings On Sensing

Halas, Smalley-Curl Institute will organize ‘Grand Challenges’ meetings

01/14/2017

Multiregional Brain On A Chip

Model allows researchers to study how diseases like schizophrenia impact different regions of the brain simultaneously

01/04/2017

The Future is Flat (For Lenses)

The research paves the way for cheaper and lighter cameras in everything from cell phones to medical devices.

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